social programme


Welcome Reception 

There will be a welcome reception on Monday 29th July 2024 between 16.30-18.30, where you can network with others attending the conference. 

The reception will be held in the School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham, marked Y8 in the yellow zone on the campus map. Refreshments and light food will be served. 

This is included in the registration fee.


Trip to Stratford Upon Avon

There will be a trip to Stratford Upon Avon on the afternoon of Wednesday 31st July 2024. 

This will include a visit to one of Shakespeare's Family Homes, free time to explore the town, and return coaches. 

Tickets cost £32 and will be available to purchase during registration.

Conference Dinner 

The Conference Dinner will be held at the Council House, Birmingham on Thursday 1st August 2024.

Tickets cost £85 each and are available to purchase during registration.

Tickets include a 3 course meal, a welcome drink and table drinks. A cash bar will also be available. 



Contact us

Event Management Team, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2TT

E: academic.conferences@contacts.bham.ac.uk